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to be here. >> new signs for the administration of trouble. medicare officials have dialing back and the progress tomorrow and scrapping the enrollment record that was planned for december. >> november 30th doesn't represent a relaunch of health care dot gov. there is going to be times after this when the website doesn't perform up to standards. >> the president had a rough rollout. but he is shifting the focus to immigration >> that is right. earlier today we didn't have anything on the schedule for the president. now we have learned he is left with the white house pool and is headed to the national mall. they are visiting with a protest group known as fast for families. they have obstained from all food since november 12th except water. the republican leadership in the house wants to do leadership we form, but they want to do it piece meal with a focus on boarder security. this has been a focus for the white house. the vice president and chief of staff have been there. an attempt to shift the focus from the so-called relaunch of the obamacare website to immigration reform. >> a
, unchecked insurance rates and medicare payments, many of their seats could be vulnerable in the 2014 midterms. talk about it now weed tore and columnist of "the hill", a.b. stoddard. eight words today in an article in the "washington post." president obama is in a political free fall. is he taking some democrats with him? >> oh, yes, jon. i mean there are so many democrats lost their seat when this law was passed. now the ones who remain have been cheering it along saying when it is implemented everyone will see the benefits that it provides and people will ultimately change their mind about, about it. and, what we see is that its unpopularity is at an all-time high and people are obviously panicking over the things they learned, not only can you not get on the website and find coverage and actually purchase it, the way you were promiseed that you could, self-insured are getting cancellation notices about policies they thought that they could keep that the president told them they could keep. democrats are facing a third election cycle in row defending obamacare and they are very, ve
that is against it, it is never going to succeed. that is the lesson of getting social security passed, medicare passed, the welfare reform that is bill clinton did in the mid 1990s you have to have both parties invested and republicans never were because the president never adopted any of their ideas. jenna: here is line of reporting from "the wall street journal" also quoted by the washington post today how maybe these politics don't even matter in the success of this plan and here's their explanation. they say insurers had billions of dollars on the sidelines ready to come out in advertising to get people to sign up through the state exchanges for their benefit and regardless of what democrats or republicans have to say, that may, quote, unquote, save obamacare. what do you think about that? >> look, the insurance companies are anything but angels here they deserve a lot of the blame for failure of the rollout and the fact that people are not signing up. the insurance companies, look without the insurance company support obamacare would have never passed. the insurance companies thought they
, a lot like we just heard senator talking about. the projections around medicare part d, the raid came in significantly. >> are using that in the individual market, insurance rates are going down? >> i didn't say they are going down, but that the rates are lower than even what was predicted. for millions of people in the market, they will actually for the first time ever have some financial help paying for their health insurance. >> we are going to have to move on here. >> mr. chairman, one of the toughest public service jobs i have ever had is the elected insurance commissioner of florida. and one of the most bedeviling insurance markets was the individual insurance policy. because what would happen people would be enticed to come in with cheap health insurance and then over time as the group got older and sicker, there was no control on the rates and they would go up and then they found limited health insurance. that is what the affordable care act is trying to address and we are talking about the individual insurance policies are not the group policies. in this particular case we no
boomers are redefining what it means to grow old. what that means for medicare, social security and the national debt coming up. jenna: the president vowing to go ahead with the rollout of the troubled health care plan, promise to go fix all the problems with the crippled website. in the meantime, head of the agency responsible for setting up the insurance marketplace and back on capitol hill today taking questions from the senate panel that helps write the health care laws. she says the website is now able to handle a lot more people but still no word on how many have actually signed up for insurance. peter is taking a look what's going on, on capitol hill and joining us now. what is the administration going to do to get people interested in health care.gov again? do they have a plan or strategy? >> yeah. we just heard about this in the last few minutes. there's going to be a big time push in the media. that is if the website is really fixed by the end of november which the administration is aiming for. if it is, then we should expect to see a campaign targeted at critical youn
pen® is insulin delivery my way. covered by most insurance plans, including medicare. find your co-pay cost at myflexpen.com. ask your health care provider about novolog® flexpen today. jon: remembering the day that changed everything in america, i'm jon scott. welcome to this brand new hour of "happening now." patti ann: i'm patti ann brown. fifty years ago today, november 22, 1963, president kennedy was assassinated in dallas. jon: dallas is holding its first official memorial ceremony set to take place a short time from now on dealey plaza where the president was shot and killed as he rode through the streets in an open convertible. at the white house and around the country, the american flag lowered to half staff as we remember the president who died too young. casey teeing el is live for us -- steigel a is live for us now. >> reporter: take a look at this, this is the front page of the "dallas morning news" from saturday, november 23, 1963, the day after jfk was assassinated here. kennedy slain in dallas street. you know, the last several decades, frankly, a lot of hate has been direc
. kellogg's frosted flakes. they're grreat! medicare open enrollment. of year again. kellogg's frosted flakes. time to compare plans and costs. you don't have to make changes. buit never hurts to see if u can find bettoverage, save money, or both. and check out the preventive benefits you get after the health care la open enrollment ends december 7th. so now's the time. visit medicare.gov or call 1-800-medicare >>> welcome back a live look at the white house. earlier today president obama called ten service members and thanked them for their service and wished them and their families a happy thanksgiving. respiratory>>> right now the partnerships of a little girl with cancer are taken matters in their open hands. they have left the united states. the ten year old had tumors on her chest, neck and kid nos when her partners agreed to chemo therapy in ak ron children's hospital. but the side affects were horrible and now they want to treat it with alternative treatments. the court ruled that the hospital can force treatment. it is unclear where the family is now. >> an autistic tone is fo
. only about 80% of your part b medical expenses. the rest is up to you. so consider an aarp medicare supplement insurance plan, insured by unitedhealthcare insurance company. like all standardized medicare supplement insurance plans, they could save you in out-of-pocket medical costs. call today to request a free decision guide. with these types of plans, you'll be able to visit any doctor or hospital that accepts medicare patients... plus, there are no networks, and virtually no referrals needed. join the millions who have already enrolled in the only medicare supplement insurance plans endorsed by aarp... and provided by unitedhealthcare insurance company, which has over 30 years of experience behind it. with all the good years ahead, look for the experience and commitment to go the distance with you. call now to request your free decision guide. jon: a fox news alert and on this thursday the president is going to take to the podium in the white house press room, the brady briefing room, and tell reporters that there is an administrative fix, we understand, for obamacare as we unde
learned that sebelius, medicare official marilyn tavenner and white house chief technology officer todd park were briefed on the report early april and two weeks later sebelius said they were on track and on time. >> one billion dollars was appropriated. i can tell you we are on track. we have judiciously used those resources and we intend to be open for open enrollment around the country october 1st. >> reporter: white house officials acknowledged that red flags were raised but nobody had any idea of exactly the scope and breadth of the problems with this website when it launched october 1st. but so far i have not heard anybody in the administration defend sebelius coming up here to capitol hill saying they were on track and on time, jenna. jenna: there are a big part of the story today, mike. thank you. >> reporter: thank you. jon: if numbers truly do not lie the white house might be sweating right now. a new poll shows the bungleed health care rollout is continuing to take its toll on president obama. "washington post/abc news poll" shows the president's approval rating the lowest si
people take care of the things that matter most. join today at angieslist.com medicare open enrollment. of year again. time to compare plans and costs. you don't have to make changes. buit never hurts to see if u can find bettoverage, save money, or both. and check out the preventive benefits you get after the health care la open enrollment ends december 7th. so now's the time. visit medicare.gov or call 1-800-medicare jenna: now an update on the condition of an nfl coach who collapsed on the field during yesterday's game. the houston texans say their coach did not have a heart attack but he was taken to the hospital to be check out by specialists just in case. that's where he is today. our jonathan hunt has the very latest from new york city on this. a surprise. i hope he's all right. >> disturbing scenes on the field last night at half-time as the coach collapsed at about the 24-yard line. take a look at that scene now. you can see him there. he just goes down onto both knees. now, i just got off the phone with kevin cooper of the houston texans organization. he tells me that the coa
. vo: it's that time of year again. medicare open enrollment. time to compare plans and costs. you don't have to make changes. buit never hurts to see if u can find bettoverage, save money, or both. and check out the preventive benefits you get after the health care la open enrollment ends december 7th. so now's the time. visit medicare.gov or call 1-800-medicare i have a big meeting when we land, but i am so stuffed up, i can't rest. [ male announcer ] nyquil cold and flu liquid gels don't unstuff your nose. they don't? alka seltzer plus night fights your worst cold symptoms, plus has a decongestant. [ inhales deeply ] oh. what a relief it is. jon: right now two people are seriously hurt after a woman falls from the third deck of a football stadium. happened yesterday at oakland's coliseum. the woman fell about 60 feet after she went into an area of the stadium closed to the public. emergency crews say a brave marine veteran who tried to catch her probably saved her life. he also was hospitalized. police say it's likely that the woman intended to jump. she remains hospitalized but in
the growth in medicare spending. one lawmaker who's a medical doctor is worried there'll be very little input from physicians. >> it is an increase in power by the agency and the executive branch. and, honestly, what many of us are concerned about. but then on the doctors' side, the fact that there is so little input from physicians into this board and the fact that the physicians that are on the board may not be practicing physicians. they are people who are well removed from the active practice of medicine. >> reporter: burgess' concern is that this independent, unelected board targets what doctors are paid, some will stop practicing, and others will stop taking medicare patients. meanwhile, the white house and senator reid's office have not responded to our requests for comment. one official noted the board would not be needed until at least 201. so far the president has not nominated anybody to serve on this advisory board. former vermont governor and dnc chairman howard dean calls the ipab a major problem writing earlier this year, quote: >> r eporter: dean says he understands there must
extended medicare. so a silver lining today. senior white house correspondent is on the north lawn with the latest. the president continues to sell obamacare as an improvement for so many people who have insurance but then you have these new numbers today. >> he does continue to sell it as an improvement even though a lot of people owned up paying more for their insurance. insurance themselves will be more comprehensive although critics said will contain coverage some people feel they don't need. insurance executives through the reasons people and individual insurance market are getting cancellation notices is because most of them bought their policies after obamacare was signed into law. >> the primary reason the current policies are not grandfathered is because people enrolled in those policies sometime in the last three and a half years. there is a tremendous amount of turnover that happens in the individual market. people typically don't stay in those policies for an extended period of time. so most people enrolled in that policy in the last three and a half years. speak of the
. his biggest issues he accepted medicare expansion and immigration. gun control is less of an issue. he indicated support for some those laws, he hasn't signed them. he went through laws up to him and conditionally vetoed two. until he makes a big move on that i don't see that as issue. medicaid expansion is big problem for fiscal conservatives who think that is costly. he accepted expansion. he reason he gave on sunday shows, new jersey's program was already big and it wasn't much of an expansion. tea partiers will say it is too big already, why would you add to it? he will have a bit of curve appealing to tea party activists. i don't think it is necessary unchiefable. >> thanks for being with us. >> thank you. >> jamie. jamie: convicted murderer "whitey" bulger is about to be sentenced later this week. there are new questions about who will actually be able to speak in court before the boston mobster learns his fate. >>> also is it a deal or no deal? when it comes to iran's nuclear program and we reach a deal and ease the sanctions they're asking for, how can the world insure the isla
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